Rational Design and Application of An Indolium-Derived Heptamethine Cyanine with Record-Long NIR-II Emission

Xiaoxie Ma, Yurou Huang, Syed Ali Abbas Abedi, Heejeong Kim, Tan Teck Boon Davin, Xiaogang Liu, Wen-Chao Yang, Yao Sun, Sheng Hua Liu, Jun Yin, Juyoung Yoon, Guang-Fu Yang
2021 CCS Chemistry  
up to 68.2%), serving for the photothermal therapy of tumors under the guidance of NIR-II fluorescence imaging. This work provides an efficient design strategy for achieving indolium-like heptamethine cyanine dyes with further NIR-II emission.
doi:10.31635/ccschem.021.202101630 fatcat:keniea6vozdmhhgvcvjeirygsq